Spain Water Market Insight

Apr 10, 2014, 16:36 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Spain Water Market Insight" report to their offering.

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The Spanish water and wastewater market enjoyed a boom in the mid-2000's, fuelled by a government backed municipal programme and a housing bubble. Since 2008, however, this sector had experienced a downturn as a result of the financial crisis.

This report is a must-have resource in this economic climate - it will pinpoint the areas that hold the best prospects for the private sector and predicts the areas that are most likely to recover, so you can identify the potential future opportunities for your business.

There will still be exciting opportunities for the water and wastewater sector as the market is predicted to make a partial recovery to pre-boom levels. Capital expenditure is expected to rise from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $2.2 billion in 2018 and the report shows you why private operations and wastewater treatment offer the biggest opportunities over the next 5 years.

If you are looking to expand your business or increase your market share in the Spanish water and wastewater sector then this report offers you a complete toolkit for success. We show you how you can overcome the obstacles presented by the financial crisis, pinpoint the opportunities, give you strategies for market entry plus market forecasts, a chapter on regulations and a full database of Spanish utilities.

Project trackers

With this particular report, you will receive a snapshot of the latest PPP, reuse and desalination project trackers for this region! They will help you understand key project trends and provide concrete sales leads for expanding in this market.

Market drivers and opportunities

This report identifies the main areas of opportunity to be in private operations and wastewater treatment:

Private Operations

Municipal governments are responsible for water and wastewater service provision, and they can either provide services directly or outsource them to private companies.

The water and wastewater concession market has offer a number of opportunities in the past few years and offers must better prospects for the private sector than tenders for construction projects for two reasons:

  • The economic downturn is pushing local governments to consider private investment
  • There is a trend of delegating the operation of water services to achieve economies of scale and to optimize costs.

Key Topics Covered:

Executive summary
Private operations
Procurement and the supply chain
Accompanying spreadsheets and datasets
Forecast categories
Utility and industrial forecast category definitions
Indicators of utility service coverage
Indicators of water service coverage
Indicators of wastewater service coverage

1. Spain - Market

2. Spain - Regulations

3. Overview of EU regulations

4. Spain - Utilities

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